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HSS 100 - Early Religions: Introduction & E-Reference Sources
This database provides biographical reference articles on more than 650,000 international figures from all times periods and areas of study. It will also link you to relevant popular and scholarly press articles.
This reference database explores religion and spirituality in an unbiased manner, from the ceremonies of the first practitioners to the rituals of today.
Welcome to the Early Religions OWHL Guide
Below is a list of reference sources available in the Garver Room and online to help you get started on your research.
Remember, reference sources will give you a broad overview of your topic. They won't provide all the information, but they will help you create a research roadmap of what you should do next in the research process.
After taking notes from one of the reference sources linked or listed on this page, try filling out the "Topic Development Worksheet" listed below.
Right: Reliquary bust of Saint Balbina. ca. 1520–30. Metropolitan Museum of Art. http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/works-of-art/67.155.23/